Danish foreign fighters: past and present patterns

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The aim of this contribution is, through a comparative historical perspective, to analyse the particular phenomenon of foreign fighters, which in recent years, as a consequence of the proliferation of conflicts in Syria, Iraq and Ukraine, have emerged in Danish society as a major security concern and public issue.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationNot Only Syria? : The Phenomenon of Foreign Fighters in a Comparative Perspective
EditorsKacper Rekawek
Number of pages10
Place of PublicationWashington DC
PublisherIOS Press
Publication date14 Jun 2017
Article number3
ISBN (Print)978-1-61499-756-6
ISBN (Electronic)978-1-61499-757-3
Publication statusPublished - 14 Jun 2017
EventNot Only Syria ? Foreign Fighters:: A Threat to NATO Allies And Their Neighbours - Jolly Alon, 37 Maria Cebotari Street, Chisinau, Moldova, Republic of
Duration: 18 May 201620 May 2016
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WorkshopNot Only Syria ? Foreign Fighters:
LocationJolly Alon, 37 Maria Cebotari Street
CountryMoldova, Republic of
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SeriesNATO Science for Peace and Security Series - E: Human and Societal Dynamics

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